A panel on the State of the Visual Effects Industry, moderated by Jim Hillin with panelists Dave Rand, Scott Squires, Scott Ross and IATSE representative Steve Kaplan, will be held at SIGGRAPH 2013 in Ballroom AB on Thursday, July 25, from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Representatives of the Department of Commerce in China’s Jilin Provence visit the ASIFA Hollywood booth at this week’s San Diego Comic-Con.
Acme Filmworks announces the release of the Giants’ First Steps, a collection of 25 student films by 15 of Hollywood’s greatest animated feature film directors.
SIGGRAPH 2013 announces the new Exhibits Fast Forward session, featuring one-minute highlights from participating exhibitors, on Monday, July 22, starting at 3:45 p.m.
From August 9 – 11, fans will be offered a glimpse of upcoming Disney films, including Frozen and The Good Dinosaur at the 2013 D23 Expo.
Trollbäck + Company creates a multimedia show open for 7th annual AICP Next Awards, which will air throughout the U.S. during the 2013 AICP Awards Tour.
Los Angeles-based Sprite Entertainment Studio teams with Japan’s OLM Group to host “The Anime Spirit: From Pokémon and Pac-Man to Live-Action Films” as part of SIGGRAPH 2013’s Production Sessions event.
Cinelicious provides 4K restoration to the Academy Of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences’ animation showcase, The Giants' First Steps. Featuring early films of animation luminaries curated by Acme Filmworks, the program will keynote SIGGRAPH 2013.
Curious Pictures welcomes two new executive producers, Gary Giambalvo and Adam Bloom, and new director Daniel Cohen.
Women In Animation, the professional organization for women working in the animation industry, kicks off this year’s SIGGRAPH conference and exhibition with its annual Birds of a Feather meet-and-greet mixer.
The results of a feasibility study aimed toward reducing the impact of foreign tax incentives on the visual effects industry find that international subsidies that injure domestic industries can be challenged in the International Trade Court.
The Ottawa International Animation Festival announces the official selection of films that will compete and be screened at this year’s festival running September 18th-22nd.
Syfy announces its lineup for this year’s Comic-Con, which will include the launch of the network's newest scripted series, Helix.
Newly organized CG artists ratify a contract negotiated between the Animation Guild, Local 839 IATSE and Nickelodeon Animation Studios.
The new Summer sensation, Under the Dome, and the highly anticipated midseason drama, Intelligence, to be presented in CBS Television Studios panels with first-look video content.
VIZ Media Showcases Digital Manga, Weekly Shonen Jump and Neon Alley Anime Channel, and offers collectable giveaways, fun booth activities, panel discussions and much more at the nation’s largest comics and pop culture convention.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announces the establishment of a new postproduction, visual effects and animation company at the landmark Tri-Main Center in Buffalo, NY.
Hit series Once Upon a Time returns for its third consecutive year; two of Fall’s most anticipated new ABC series, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D and Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, will make their Comic-Con debuts.
Fox announces its complete lineup for San Diego Comic-Con 2013, including contests, meet-and-greets, panels, autograph sessions, talent appearances and giveaways.
Over five years in the making, animated short The Café is a work-in-progress with an ever-changing cast of participants from around the world, led by led by husband-and-wife powerhouse animation team Dana (Boadway) Masson and Terrence Masson.
Rainbow appoints new licensing agents to its global network for top brands including Winx Club, PopPixie, and Huntik: Secrets & Seekers.
DHX Media signs a new deal with Canal+ to bring the CG animated show, Monster Math Squad, to territories including France, Monaco and Andorra.
Japanese director Mami Sunada directs Kingdom of Dreams & Madness, a behind-the-scenes view of Studio Ghibli directors Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahataas and producer Toshio Suzuki as they complete their forthcoming animated features.